Jan 17, 2010 7:00am EST
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Jan 10, 2010 7:00am EST
which is north america's largest and most expensive infrastructure ever to flow those sources of energy into hungry markets. barack obama and senator obiden, you said everything, even calling drilling safe and environmentally drilling offshore as raping the outer continental shelf. chris cillizza, i don't know what to make of it. i don't know how you get into a speech problem like o'biden. where do you get that from? >> the thing that strikes me, chris, is in the two big live events, her big speech at the republican national convention and in the debate, she was actually quite good in my opinion. you could say she cleared a low bar, say whatever you like. >> don't spoil my party, cillizza. will you get back to the thing somebody who has something in their cranium the notion somebody has an "o" in front of their name and nobody put it there other than her. >> people have called me chris slizza all my life. >> o'fineman? >> that's finerman. it's because she had to say obama and biden. so the natural tendency to say o'biden. >> every time she saw the name biden or anything, she said o'bide
Jan 24, 2010 7:00am EST
weakened political parties and bought-and-sold candidates by corporate america? we'll debate that hot one later. plus, when it comes to presidential candidates the republicans have always been a wait your turn party. is it time for the old guard to step aside so that gop can feed the hot hands like sarah palin or scott brown for president? and what did arlen specter say to michelle bachmann that has her predicting his career is over? we start with the political tone with chuck todd and ron brownstein, the political director for atlantic media. gentlemen, i want you to watch. here's what the president had to say today. let's take a look at more of president obama today. it's an amazing turn of tone here, change of tone. >> i understand that why after the massachusetts election people in washington were all in a tizzy, trying to figure out what this means for health reform, republicans and democrats, what does it mean for obama? is he -- is he weakened? is he, oh, how is he going to survive this? but i want you -- i want you to understand. this is not about me. this is not about me.
Jan 31, 2010 7:00am EST
that's going to destroy america. and i would just say that we have to think about tone. it's not just on your side, by the way. it's on our side as well. this is part of what's happened in our politics. where we demonize the other side so much, that when it comes to actually getting things done, it becomes tough to do. >> mike pence organized the meeting today and had the first question. congressman, thanks for coming on "hardball" tonight, the night of your big deal. let's talk technique here. is this the beginning, perhaps, of something like they have in britain? i know we're an independent country and glad to be, but they have an interesting system over there where they make the prime minister come over and answer the questions in the house. do you like that idea? >> chris, i like our system. but let me -- >> would you like to see the president regularly come to the house members, or democrats and republicans together even, and answer questions? >> well, no, not on the house floor. the prime minister of england goes to the floor of parliament because the prime minister's a member o